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A female contestant for the United Democratic Movement (UDM) in Ward 359 Constituency 100, Alberta J.E. Thompson is said to be making inroads for her candidature as well

A total of 337 female candidates have been successfully nominated by all 10 political parties taking part in the November 17th, Local Council Election in Sierra Leone. The figures

Women for Political Change (WCP) on Saturday September 1st called on all women to take the forefront alongside their male counterparts in the politics of the country. The organization

Women of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) have been entertaining confidence in the field match the party provided them to fill the vacuum of 30% quota, the laws

Interview with head of UN Women in Southern Africa.  Nomcebo Manzini the regional director for Southern Africa and the Indian Ocean islands of the UN's recently created Entity for Gender

Ambassador Dr. Marie Jilo Barnett prior to the General Elections in Liberia and in pursuance of peace in the sub-region at various conferences held in Monrovia/Liberia, in her

UNDP Goodwill Ambassador, Marta Vieira Da Silva, five-time FIFA world female player of the year, ended a two-day visit to Sierra Leone Sunday to promote women's empowerment with

When Marie Jalloh first ran for office in 2007, resistance to women in politics in Sierra Leone was so strong she faced harassment and intimidation from local authorities. Now,